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Shamima Begum: Government was warned three years ago that stripping people of citizenship could increase terror risk, official documents reveal

23/02/2019 • 16:57 World The Independent  

Sajid Javid says power used to protect UK, but former terror reviewer warns of 'scrutiny …

Venezuela: Violent clashes break out as nation closes border with three countries amid escalating crisis

23/02/2019 • 16:29 World The Independent  

Soldiers fire tear gas at civilians clamoring for access to food and …

Where Jesus once preached in Israel, the holy waters are draining away

23/02/2019 • 16:00 World The Guardian  

Climate change and conflict have left the river Jordan a stagnant stream and the Sea of Galilee critically low If Jesus were alive today, he might …

Tommy Robinson protests at BBC headquarters over Panorama film

23/02/2019 • 15:55 World The Guardian  

Far-right activist attacks British media during screening of his own ‘Panodrama’ documentary Protesters gathered in early afternoon on Saturday at …

Key army reports ‘hidden’ from new Deepcut inquest

23/02/2019 • 15:24 World The Guardian  

Evidence on barracks life will not be given at hearing this week into death of Private Geoff Gray, letter claims An inquest into the death of a …

Catholic nun condemns church hierarchy over failure to tackle abuse

23/02/2019 • 15:20 World The Guardian  

Sister Veronica Openibo says leaders must accept they have brought disgrace upon church A nun has condemned the Catholic church’s hierarchy for its …

Stanley Donen, director of Singin' in the Rain, dies aged 94

23/02/2019 • 15:19 World The Guardian  

Donen, who received an honorary Oscar in 1997, also directed On the Town, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and Charade Stanley Donen , the director of …

Photographer Graciela Iturbide: ‘I notice the pain as well as the beauty’

23/02/2019 • 15:00 World The Guardian  

Iturbide’s images of her native Mexico, exploring religion, ritual and unexpected surprises, are showcased in a new book and exhibition Graciela …

Trump's UN nominee Kelly Craft says she believes 'both sides' of climate change science

23/02/2019 • 14:36 World The Independent  

Wife of a billionaire coal magnate ignores consenses among scientists to suggest those who deny man-made global warmuing have equal …

Trump’s cronies are in secret talks to sell nuclear tech to Saudi. The risks are clear

23/02/2019 • 14:00 World The Guardian  

The congressional report on this multibillion-dollar scheme provides further evidence of attempts to monetise the Trump presidency The idea that the …

Venezuelan police fire tear gas after clashes break out on border

23/02/2019 • 13:45 World The Guardian  

Guaidó will try to cross into country on Saturday with volunteers carrying supplies as security forces ordered not to let them through Follow the …

Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong fear for their lives: 'We would be executed' – video

23/02/2019 • 13:45 World The Guardian  

Two sisters from Saudi Arabia who fled the conservative kingdom and have been hiding out in Hong Kong for nearly six months said they did so to …

Venezuela: border tensions rise as aid showdown looms – live

23/02/2019 • 13:28 World The Guardian  

‘This is a great accomplishment,’ opposition leader tweets Truck carrying aid is still on Brazilian side of a border blockade Venezuelan police fire …

It's grim time for abortion rights in the US, but activists are still energized | Arwa Mahdawi

23/02/2019 • 13:00 World The Guardian  

The Trump administration issued a rule barring organizations that provide abortions from federal money, but several states are already trying to …

R Kelly due in court in Chicago on 10 sexual abuse charges

23/02/2019 • 12:46 World The Guardian  

R&B singer taken into custody in Chicago on Friday Cook county state’s attorney says abuse dated back as far as 1998 The R&B star R Kelly is due in …

‘Soviet vassal state’: Jeremy Hunt makes gaffe in Slovenia

23/02/2019 • 12:44 World The Guardian  

UK foreign secretary criticised after statement displaying lack of awareness country was part of Non-Aligned Movement The UK foreign secretary, …

Snake spotted eating bird while hanging from telegraph pole

23/02/2019 • 11:32 World The Independent  

'That is one way to get rid of those noisy currawongs,' viewer …

The battle to save Lapland: 'First, they took the religion. Now they want to build a railroad'

23/02/2019 • 11:00 World The Guardian  

Will a railway across Europe’s last great wilderness create new jobs – or destroy the Sami people’s ancient way of life? The frozen white expanse of …

Nigeria election goes ahead amid violence and tech failures

23/02/2019 • 10:53 World The Guardian  

Reports of attacks and gunfire in some areas as voters go to polls to elect president Nigeria’s long-awaited presidential election went ahead on …

Google condemned by Peta for celebrating Steve Irwin: 'He was killed while harassing a stingray'

23/02/2019 • 10:41 World The Independent  

Animal rights group responds to Google doodle by saying the late TV 'crocodile hunter' was 'killed while harassing a ray' - crocodile hunter's fans …